Foundation News

Honoring Our Champion’s Decade of Strength

Honoring Our Champion’s Decade of Strength   A Reflection by O.J. Brigance: May 16th, 2007, I received official confirmation of what I had long suspected, I have ALS! Believing that I could overcome any obstacle if given the opportunity has

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Celebrate ALS Awareness Month with the Brigance Brigade Foundation!

ALS Awareness Month 2017 May is ALS Awareness Month, and we here at the Brigance Brigade Foundation like to take full advantage to shine a spotlight on a disease many people do not understand. May is a wonderful opportunity for

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Join the Brigance Bracket Battle!

Join the Brigance Bracket Battle! The Brigance Brigade Foundation invites you to be a part of our first-ever NCAA Bracket Challenge! You now have the opportunity to help out a great cause while enjoying the fun and excitement of March

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Honoring Black History Month

Honoring Black History Month February is Black History Month and the Brigance Brigade Foundation is honoring this time by recognizing ALS in the African American community. It is vitally important to expand resources and research on the racial and ethnic

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The Champions’ Circle – Volunteers of the Year

The Champions’ Circle – Volunteers of the Year This year, the Brigance Brigade Foundation recognizes Team Val’s Pals as Volunteers of the Year. This team is a fundraising force captained by Valerie Chase Smith, which raised over $50,000 for the

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Give the Gift of Care

Give the Gift of Care this Holiday Season The Brigance Brigade Foundation is one of the only ALS organizations to provide significant funding for equipment and in-home care not covered by insurance. Your donation provides families with hope and help.

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National Family Caregivers Month

National Family Caregivers Month This month we honor the many current and past ALS family caregivers who tirelessly support their loved ones through daily acts of love, time and personal assistance. Join us in sending them extra love and support!

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Soiree and Away contest!

The Brigance Brigade Foundation is excited to announce that Southwest Airlines has generously donated Southwest Flight e-passes in support of the upcoming Soirée with O.J. ….and we want to give them to YOU! Anyone who purchases a Soirée with O.J.

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‘Note to Self,’ a Response by O.J. Brigance

‘Note to Self,’ a Response by O.J. Brigance After seeing CBS This Morning’s powerful segment about Chris Rosati’s “Note to Self,” O.J. Brigance wanted to reach out and connect with Chris. We share O.J.’s letter to Chris with you below.

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Soirée with O.J. – A Rockin’ Good Time!

Soirée with O.J. – A Rockin’ Good Time! Order your tickets now, space is limited! The Brigance Brigade Foundation is excited to team up with the Hard Rock Café again this year to raise funds for families battling ALS at the

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